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Original title Leo
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Form Live-action
Average rating 3,01 / 5
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Production country
Production company
Awards
Classification Allowed from age 15
Dialogue
Swedish release 2007-11-30

Plot summary

Leo celebrates his 30th birthday. Surrounded by family and friends, he toasts to the future. But as the party ends and Leo and his girlfriend walk back home, something happens that will forever...

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Festival contact (feature):

Petter Mattsson
+46 8 665 11 34
petter.mattsson@filminstitutet.se

Theo Tsappos
+46 8 665 11 33
theo.tsappos@filminstitutet.se

Titles

Original title
Swedish release title
International title
Working title

Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Production Manager
Director of Photography
Music
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Stunt Coordinator
Script Supervisor
Special Effects
Co-Producer
Executive Producer
Production Coordinator
Production Assistant
Runner
Production Accountant
Unit Publicist
Marketing
Film Commissioner
Post Production Supervisor
First Assistant Cameraman
Second Assistant Cameraman
Still Photographer
Second Unit Director of Photography
Color Timer
Lab Coordinator
Digital Editing
Digital Grading
Music Coordinator
Musician
Assistant Production Designer
Costume Designer
Make-up / Hair
Sound Editor
Foley
Re-recording Mixer
Trainee
Trailer
Other Crew
Insurance

Cast

Leonard Terfelt Leo
Shahab Salehi Shahab
Josef Fares Josef
Sara Edberg Amanda
Eva Fritjofson Leos mamma
Dragomir Mrsic Gago
Pavle Kukulj Payo
Jan Fares Josefs pappa
Modjtaba Mortazavi psykologen
Yngve Dahlberg kökschefen
Calle Stjernlöf kocken
Marcus von Plenker-Tind Leos bror
Kjell Lundgren polisen
Mehdi Danishman läkaren
Patricia Persson sjuksköterska
Camilla Johansson sjuksköterska
Maria Brandt sjuksköterska
Jörgen Krut pokerspelare
Joakim Kadovanovic pokerspelare
Gaid Shani pokerspelare
Peter Andersson pokerspelare
Lars Morgan Napoleon Johansson pokerspelare

Companies

Production Company Memfis Film Rights3 AB
Co-Production Company Film i Väst AB
Sveriges Television AB
Trollhättan Film AB
Supported by Nordisk Film- & TV Fond
Advance allocations Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 2007
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Sonet Film AB 2007
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) SF Home Entertainment 2008
Laboratory Nordisk Film Post Production AB
Europa Sound Production AB
Digital Work and Adaptation Klippegangen ApS
Re-recording Studio Ljudligan AB
Insurance Media Insurance Brokers ApS
Marketing Cinema Sweden AB
Sales Trust Film Sales ApS

Plot summary

Leo celebrates his 30th birthday. Surrounded by family and friends, he toasts to the future. But as the party ends and Leo and his girlfriend walk back home, something happens that will forever change their lives.

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 144750
Date 2007-09-20
Classification Allowed from age 15
Original length 2134 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 521, 538, 539, 536.


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 2.35:1
Sound system Dolby Digital
Width 35 mm
Length in metres 2134 meter
Length in minutes 78 min
Reels 4 rullar


Release dates

Release in Sweden 2007-11-30 Sweden 78 min
Festival showing 2007-11-15 Stockholm Sweden 78 min (inviger Stockholms filmfestival 2007)
DVD release 2008-04-23 Sweden
TV showing 2012-05-12 Sweden
2013-11-12 SVT1 Sweden

Soundtrack listing

Original title Oh boy
Composer Peps Persson
Lyrics Peps Persson
Performed by Peps Blodsband


Original title Lady Luck
Composer Amir Chamdin
Lyrics Brady Blade
Performed by Mean Streets


Original title Bred dina vida vingar
Composer Lina Sandell
Lyrics Lina Sandell


Original title Keep It Plain
Composer Ebba Forsberg
Lyrics Ebba Forsberg
Performed by Ebba Forsberg


Original title Rino's Prayer
Composer Paul Daley
Lyrics Neil Barnes
Performed by Leftfield


Awards

Nominated for the Guldbagge Award Stockholm 2008 Best Picture
Stockholm 2008 Best Director Josef Fares
Stockholm 2008 Best Actor in a Leading Role Leonard Terfelt

Holdings Film

The information given here refers to film material in the Swedish Film Institute’s archive. Access to the archive’s stock is given on request, for research, other film archives and rights’ holders.

Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplicate positive
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Digital intermediate
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Sound negative
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Holdings Scripts

Script type Dialoglista
Script title Leo. English.
Extent 26 s.
Language Engelska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Pilotprojekt Josef Fares 2006.
Extent 66 s.
Language Svenska


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Josef 2006. Arbetstitel. Av Josef Fares.
Extent 67 s.
Language Svenska


Script type Dialoglista
Script title Dialoglista. Leo. Slutversion.
Extent 27 s. + för- och eftertext samt musiklista.
Language Svenska


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program eng
Language Svenska


Type Program/Promotion material
Language Svenska


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